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Old 02-20-2014, 04:22 PM   #1
Harry Manno
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Hello, I have an Android Tablet, and can get to the
shell with an emulator. I can move around ok, up
and down directories, ls-l, etc. just fine.

I can't get to superuser.

anyway I've tried emacs, vi, and pico with no luck.

any suggestions?

thanks, Carl
Old 02-20-2014, 04:47 PM   #2
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Unless you are 'rooted' and installed extras like busybox it ia unlikely you will have a text editor for shell sessions

You could try nano , but I doubt it will have that.

Best I can offer for a non-rooted Andriod is the "vim touch" app, on the 'play' store.

without root your options are limited.


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